Smith, Eliza Bland (Mrs. Erskine Norton) (F)

b. 1795. d. 1862. Nationality: English.
Poet and playwright. Née Smith. Sister-in-law to Caroline Norton. Born in Whitehaven, Cumberland. Married twice, Lieutenant-Colonel the Honourable Esmé Stewart Erskine in 1809 and James Norton in 1819. Lived in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Author of *The Martyr: A Tragedy* (1848) and *The Gossip: A Collection of Tales* (1852). Biographical information: *Curran Index*, *At the Circulating Library. (SP, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Tale of the Aqueduct 1834 Forget-Me-Not Poet 15742